By the time your son is 15 years old, he has completed puberty, he is well established in high school, and now you are ready to look to his future. I know how important it is to make sure he knows his options in terms…[Read more...]
Make Sure Your 15+ Son Understands The Basics About Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
November 30, 2022 Written by: Dr. Shelley Metten
Category: 15+ Year Old Boys Boys
What Does Your 15+ Son Know About A Girl’s Menstrual Cycle?
November 16, 2022 Written by: Dr. Shelley Metten
—This is the time to learn about fertilization —The biology is simple to understand —The reproductive system wants fertilization to happen If your son is in that 15+ age group, how much does he know about a girl’s menstrual cycle? He might have heard something…[Read more...]
Category: 15+ Year Old Boys Blog
Tagged With: adolescent boys parenting parenting boys sex education
What Happens After Fertilization?
November 10, 2022 Written by: Dr. Shelley Metten
—When do you hear a heartbeat? —What happens in the 2nd month of pregnancy? —What happens in the 3rd month of pregnancy? It is not just what happens at fertilization when a sperm joins an egg in the first month of gestation that is important…[Read more...]
Category: 15+ Year Old Boys 15+ Year Old Girls
Tagged With: anatomy for kids parenting parenting girls
What Just Happened?
October 24, 2022 Written by: Dr. Shelley Metten
—What does your son know about wet dreams? —Is he prepared if one happens? —How to keep the conversation from being awkward. Can you imagine the surprise when your son wakes up one morning to find his sheets are wet? He immediately thinks he might…[Read more...]
Category: 11+ Year Old Boys Boys
Does This Angry Bird Look Like Your Son?
October 1, 2022 Written by: Dr. Shelley Metten
Is your teenage son quick to be angry? Are you also quick to respond back? There is a way to turn down the heat. Your 13-year-old son’s room looks destroyed. You stop him in the kitchen and tell him he cannot go to the skateboard…[Read more...]
Category: 13+ Year Old Boys Boys